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rapped knuckles

  • as inpunish
  • as inadmonish
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Synonyms for rapped knuckles

verb penalize for wrongdoing
  • abuse
  • chastise
  • correct
  • crack down on
  • discipline
  • dismiss
  • execute
  • expel
  • fine
  • harm
  • hurt
  • incarcerate
  • sentence
  • batter
  • beat
  • blacklist
  • castigate
  • chasten
  • cuff
  • debar
  • defrock
  • exile
  • flog
  • immure
  • injure
  • lash
  • lecture
  • maltreat
  • misuse
  • oppress
  • paddle
  • reprove
  • scourge
  • spank
  • switch
  • train
  • whip
  • attend to
  • beat up
  • do in
  • give a going over
  • give the works
  • knock about
  • rap knuckles
  • rough up
  • slap wrist
  • teach a lesson
  • throw the book at

Antonyms for rapped knuckles

  • aid
  • assist
  • benefit
  • compliment
  • help
  • preserve
  • welcome
  • boost
  • guard
  • lose
  • praise
  • protect
  • surrender
  • award
  • exonerate
  • let go
  • reward
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.